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Talking about Ghosts

08 September 2011 by Ethan Clow

Earlier in the week, I discussed how to talk about ghost on Radio Freethinker. It’s a topic that I’ve thought about for a while and there’s a possibility that my advice might serve other skeptics out there. I have several family members who believe in ghosts and have their own unique ghostly experiences they like […]

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Skeptical Fails and Wins this Week

14 August 2011 by Melany Hamill

Hello skeptifans. Here are the Fails and Wins in the media last week. Ghostbusters go to work on P.E.I. Martin sent in this story. A mother-daughter team is going to work in P.E.I. to help people with hauntings. Their services are free, but they are still looking for their first client. At least this pair […]

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A Skeptic’s Guide to Magical Thinking – Part 2

A Skeptic’s Guide to Magical Thinking – Part 2

26 October 2010 by Erik Davis

This is the second installment of a five-part series on Magical Thinking, running Monday – Friday this week, that fleshes out my brief talk at Skepticamp Toronto last weekend.  Part 1 is available here. On Dualism In the first article in this series, I explored how we might create an ontology for Magical Thinking.  Rather […]

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Skeptic Fails and Wins This Week

Skeptic Fails and Wins This Week

08 August 2010 by Melany Hamill

Hello skeptidudes and skeptidudettes.  I received a lot of links from you this week! Here they are: Do Homeopathic Cures Work? Marion found this fail on Discovery News.  The win is that this article seems to have been pulled, so the link goes to a cached version.  It’s disappointing that this would have ever made it to […]

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